Maybe you need to cut down a dead tree. Maybe you need to build a deer stand. Maybe you need to repair the seat in your boat. Whatever the situation, these four tools will have your back. Sure, you might need another, more specialized tool one day, but make sure you have these in your arsenal.

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You need a chainsaw, but it can be hard to know which one. Consider this 24-inch, 460 Rancher gas chainsaw. It has a 2-cycle engine with inertia activated chain break for operating safety. Its automatic chain oiler ensures your chain is safe and effective to use. The simple, side-mounted chain tensioning system allows for quick adjustments. Know this chainsaw has your back.

Worry if you cut straight, not if your tool is going to work. Amazon

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This Porter-Cable drill will work for you anywhere, anytime. The battery holds a charge for four hours powering its high performance 330 UWO motor. It has LED lights that illuminate dark work spaces and a battery fuel gauge that lets you know if you’re running low. It’s sensitive to the touch awhile adjusting speed, and the two-speed gear box delivers you the fastest or slowest speeds you need.

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Consider this: For just a hair over 8 pounds you get a cordless hand saw that will cut easily on any line, along any angle you encounter. It’s compact, ergonomic and only 17.25 inches long. Its blade-change system allows for faster blade installation and removal so you spend less time messing with your saw and more time getting your project done.

Reliable set for multiple jobs. Amazon

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Most wood workers know the value of a good Dremel tool. This one is not only good, but has one attachments and 28 accessories. The variable speed from 5,000 to 35,000 RPM allow you adjust to any job. A ventilation mechanism prevents heat buildup. And most importantly, the accessories let you carve, engrave, polish, sand, and so much more.